Happening Now!

The Children’s Garden is open year-round! Enhance your visit by experiencing Lewis Ginter through these self-guided activities.

The Children’s Garden is designed so youngsters can experience the great outdoors by observing wildlife; digging in the dirt; climbing a one-hundred-year-old mulberry tree, or simply doing nothing at all. Learn more!

Self-Guided Activities

Kid Quest | Daily

April 13 – June 30

 Pick up a Kid Quest and  an origami map at the Admissions Desk in the Robins Visitors Center and learn more about Origami in the Garden, an exhibition of larger-than-life outdoor sculpture inspired by the art of paper folding.

TreeTrail | Daily


Borrow a walking stick and take a trek along the TreeTrail.

WaterPlay Schedule

April 14 – September 30, 2018 (weather permitting)

April 14 – Sept 30, 9 – 4:45 p.m.


Spring Hours: April 16 – June 8,  1 – 4:45 p.m.

Summer Hours: June 11 – Sept 7,  9 – 4:45 p.m.

Fall Hours: Sept 10 – Sept 2,  1 – 4:45 p.m.

Extended Hours for Flowers after 5, Thursdays, June through August, 5 – 8 p.m.

Drop-in Programs

April and May

Wednesday: Drop-in and Dig!, 2-3 p.m.
Saturday: Drop-in and Dig!, 10-11 a.m.
Sunday: Garden Art,  2-3 p.m.

Plan Ahead!

Planning your next visit? There’s always something wonderful happening in the Children’s Garden! Drop in and see us during these spring, summer, and fall programs.

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